Resume

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I’m Himanshu Vaishnav. I am a multidisciplinary UX and product designer with more than five years of experience. I design products to solve human problems by identifying them through research and analysis, exploring alternative solutions, and selecting the best fit through validation.

SKILLS

Researching users, products & market to validate products, features & concepts.

Analysing data & building structures like personas, storyboarding, user-journeys & product design roadmaps.

Creating & visualising information architecture, flow-maps & testable wireframes.

Creating polished, High-fidelity interactive mockups with detailed micro-interactions, motion and transitions.

Usability Testing, Split & Multi-variate testing.

Communication & collaboration with fast moving remote teams.

 

EXPERIENCE

Product Designer [2017-Present]
Toptal – Remote
Worked with Clients across the globe remotely in sectors like Travel, Health, Finance & Crypto. Email me for a full pdf portfolio consisting of all projects.

Product Designer [2014-2017]
Food Talk India – Onsite
Conceptualised, documented and designed the premium subscription-based apps. With 5K+ active users in the first 30 days – It’s one of India’s few profitable paid mobile apps.

Technical Co-Founder [2011-2014]
Airocorp
As a technical co-founder, I took full ownership of the product. Designed interactive communicative interfaces and modules to share various kind of media through chats.

User Interface Designer [2008-2011]
Kan POS Systems
Learned about the importance of design in software while building Point of Sale UI in Visual Basic. This is where I got hooked to design & eventually discovered UX as my career choice.

 

EDUCATION

UX DESIGN SPECIALIZATION
Interaction Design Foundation | 2017 – 2018

MASTERS IN COMPUTER APPLICATIONS
RT University  | 2011 – 2014

BACHELORS IN COMPUTER APPLICATIONS
MLS University  | 2008 – 2011

 

TOOLCHAIN

OmniGraffle, Balsamiq
Wireframing, Sketching

Typeform, Google Suit, Dropbox
Data-collection, Reporting, Organization, Documenting

Sketch, Figma
High-fidelity Designs

Framer, Principle, Marvel
Motion Design, Transitions, Animation and Interaction behaviour

Framer, InVision, Figma
Dev Hand-Offs, Collaboration